Breathing Apparatus/BA Set Course

Breathing Apparatus/BA Set Course is ideal for individuals or organisations who require the use of self-contained BA SETs (SCBA) in a work environment. Confined space refers to an area with a hazardous atmosphere, limited means for entry and exit, and extended occupancy is dangerous.

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Course price from

R1,200.00 incl. VAT

Course duration

2 Days

Course language


On- or off-site training

On- & Off-Site Available

NQF level




Entry level




Completing this course will enable you to:

This course is for people to use a self-contained breathing apparatus safely and efficiently during regular occupational assignments and emergency operations. The learner will possess the fundamental knowledge and skills to prevent compromised respiratory protection and to exit hazardous areas before air depletion.

Course Outcomes

Breathing Apparatus/BA Set

  • Explain the physiology of respiration.
  • Explain the nature and characteristics of typical hazardous atmospheres.
  • Explain the limitations of a self-contained breathing apparatus.
  • Describe the components of a self-contained breathing apparatus and their functions.
  • Inspect and maintain a self-contained breathing apparatus in a state of readiness.
  • Work in an area of obscured visibility while wearing a self-contained breathing apparatus.


Confined Space Entry

  • Demonstrate knowledge of safe working practices in confined spaces.
  • Select and operate equipment for rescues from confined spaces.
  • Carry out a rescue in a confined space.
  • Conduct briefings and compile reports.

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  • Structured modular lessons.
  • We focus on both theory and practical knowledge.
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